Cannes Review: Corneliu Porumboiu's Surprising, Delightful, Prize-Winning 'The Treasure' THE PLAYLIST

Aptly named and drolly executed, leading to a transcendently funny, endearing and unexpected finale, “The Treasure” confirms Corneliu Porumboiu as the joker in the Romanian New Wave pack. The “12:08 East Of Bucharest” and “Police, Adjective” director is no stranger to grafting a layer of mordant, defiantly hangdog Eastern European ….Read More Via:: THE PLAYLIST

Cannes: 21 Films That Stood Out at the 2015 Festival Variety – Music

Variety critics Scott Foundas, Justin Chang, Peter Debruge, Guy Lodge, Jay Weissberg and Maggie Lee weighed in with their choices for the 21 best films at this year’s Cannes Film Festival (listed in alphabetical order): 1. “Amy.” British director Asif Kapadia followed up his 2010 “Senna” with this even more ….Read More Via:: VARIETY – Read more

Cannes: Simon West’s ‘Salty,’ Jonathan Rhys Meyers’ ‘Damascus Cover’ Attract Buyers Variety – Music

LONDON — Carnaby Intl. has added international sales during the Cannes Film Festival on Simon West’s action-comedy “Salty” and espionage thriller “Damascus Cover,” which stars Jonathan Rhys Meyers and John Hurt. “Salty” went to Flins y Piniculas for Spain, Raon in South Korea, KRU Studios in Malaysia, Vistcom for Singapore, ….Read More Via:: VARIETY – Read more